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  1. Mortdecai review: Johnny Depp art theft caper spectacularly squanders talentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    ... (credited to Eric Aronson), it's not half bad. Paltrow and Bettany are both capable foils for Depp, while Ewan McGregor, as a hapless police inspector, is amusingly arch in a manner we've hardly seen from him since Down With Love . Under the ...

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  2. Star Wars alum Ewan McGregor is reluctant about new lightsaberRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... to completely shutdown New York subway during storm 'I was a bit dubious about the hilt': Star Wars alum Ewan McGregor is reluctant about the new lightsaber... but is still waiting for the call to join the cast The 43-year-old star recently sat down ...

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  3. Ewan McGregor Was Close To Playing Doctor Strange, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    In an interesting discussion of something that could have been, Obi-Wan Kenobi was almost cast as Doctor Strange. Yes, Ewan McGregor, the actor who played the great Jedi warrior in the Star Wars prequels was actually at one point quite close to playing Marvel's Sorcerer Supreme.

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  4. It's Finally Time for a Terrifying Family Trip with 'The Strangers 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Firstshowing.net

    It's been seven years since the spooky home invasion thriller The Strangers hit theaters, and the long-expected sequel is finally coming together. The Wrap reports The Strangers 2 now has a director in Marcel Langenegger , who directed the thriller Deception starring Hugh Jackman and Ewan McGregor.

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  5. 'The Strangers 2a 2 Moving Forward With Director Marcel LangeneggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | /film

    ... quite some time. Langenegger is a Swiss filmmaker known for Deception , a 2008 thriller starring Hugh Jackman, Ewan McGregor, and Michelle Williams. He's currently prepping Latitude and Silver or Lead . The former is also by Relativity, and follows ...

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  6. The Fear Monger: The Strangers 2 Is Finally Back On TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cinema Blend News

    ... with a new director and screenwriter. Marcel Langenegger, who directed 2008's sexed-up thriller Deception with Ewan McGregor and Hugh Jackman, will take the helm. He'll work from a script by Ben Katai, best known for writing and directing the 30 ...

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  7. Director David Koepp Talks MORTDECAI and Ron Howard's INFERNO Starring Tom HanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Collider

    ... a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold. Depp is joined in the film by Gwyneth Paltrow (Mortdecai's wife), Ewan McGregor (an officer in MI5 who has been attracted to Mortdecai's wife since college), Paul Bettany (Mortdecai's manservant and right ...

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  8. Mortdecai Review: If "Wes Anderson" Directed a Blake Edwards MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Film School Rejects

    ... plays his comically sex-crazed manservant and bodyguard, Jock Strapp, Paltrow is his wife, Johanna, and Ewan McGregor is an agent with MI5 who has history with the couple going back to their college days. There's a very lived-in feel to the world of ...

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  9. Full steam ahead for Wells film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Eastern Daily Press

    The role of trains in film drama from 1896 to the 21st century is the theme of this years Wells Film Festival which steams into the seaside town between March 20 and 22. New this year will be two stop-frame animation workshops for young people from six to 16 years of age to try their hand at film making themselves with free entry to Wallace and Gromit: The Wrong Trousers sponsored by Aardman films, There will also be a first late night showing of the cult movie Trainspotting, starring Ewan McGregor, as well as classic favourites such as The French Connection, Some Like It Hot and Brief Encounter.

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  10. 'Mortdecai': The books by Kyril Bonfiglioli come to the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Pistol," and "Something Nasty in the Woodshed." The movie also co-stars "The Newsroom" actress Olivia Munn, Ewan McGregor of "A Million Ways to Die in the West," and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" actor Jeff Goldblum. He's "a franchise-able character in ...

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  11. Mike Mills, Annapurna team up for 1970s drama '20th Century Women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... about the world," Mills said in a statement. Mills' last film, the semi-autobiographical "Beginners," starred Ewan McGregor and Christopher Plummer, the latter of whom won an Oscar in 2011 for his supporting performance as an elderly widower who ...

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  12. Annapurna Pictures to Produce 20th Century WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | ComingSoon.net

    ... same name by Walter Kirn. In 2010, Mills wrote and directed the Academy Award-winning film Beginners starring Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer and Melanie Laurent. Previous to his work in features, Mills directed music videos for artists including ...

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  13. Meet Johnny Depp's Mortdecai and His Mustache in Two New TV SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | ComingSoon.net

    ... just beneath that. The international adventure stars Johnny Depp ( Alice in Wonderland , Into the Woods ), Ewan McGregor ( The Impossible , Trainspotting ), Gwyneth Paltrow ( Iron Man , Contagion ), Paul Bettany ( A Beautiful Mind , Avengers: Age of ...

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  14. Johnny Depp's New Movie Gets A Surprising RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Forbes.com

    ... if Mortdecai , based on Kyril Bonfiglioli's comic mystery novels and starring Johnny Depp, Gynneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Olivia Munn, Oliver Platt, and Jeff Goldblum, will be any good. The Lions Gate Entertainment release opens in America on ...

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  15. How does Jared Leto still look like this at 43?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... apart from slick rhymes) because the baggy hoodies he always wears appear to need to be surgically removed. EWAN McGREGOR: Couldn't care less if he's got could-cut-glass abs - we'd always do the can-can for this Moulin Rouge star. JON HAMM: A ...

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  16. Movie Stars on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | WNYC-AM New York

    It's hard to stage a successful Broadway production these days without the draw of a movie star-"The Real Thing," with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Ewan McGregor, and "The Elephant Man," starring Bradley Cooper, are just a couple of the current productions with Hollywood actors on their marquees. But greatness on film does not always translate to greatness on the stage.

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  17. A look at 2014's best and worst in theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | New York Post

    Among Post critic Elisabeth Vincentelli's favorite theater performances are, clockwise from left, "Bullets Over Broadway," Cabaret" and "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time." Theater didn't need big-name stars to blow your mind in 2014 - though it also had them: Hugh Jackman! Ewan McGregor! James Franco! And that "How I Met Your Mother" guy who hosts every other awards show! Below are my favorite shows of the year, in alphabetical order, because ranking them would be like trying to decide which is better of apples, oranges or spoons.

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  18. 'Focus' Trailer and Posters: Margot Robbie Flirts With Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | /film

    ... a good track record with clever love stories. They made their feature filmmaking debut on the Jim Carrey / Ewan McGregor prison romance I Love You Phillip Morris , and they followed it up with the endearing comedy Crazy, Stupid, Love . In addition, ...

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  19. Christmas TV: Skyfall, Gnomeo & Juliet and other festive filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | This Is Staffordshire

    ... is to confess their darkest sins. Merry Christmas. Salmon Fishing In The Yemen (Dec 21, 8pm, BBC2) stars Ewan McGregor as Fred Jones, a fisheries expert approached by Harriet (Emily Blunt) with a plan to introduce salmon into the waterways of Yemen. ...

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  20. 'Son of a Gun' gets the job doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... laughing matter and getting some protection is necessary in order to survive his stint. Enter Brendan Lynch ( Ewan McGregor ) a charismatic but ruthless criminal who intercedes on JR's behalf and saves him from a gang rape in a laundry room. But ...

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